Langtry Family History

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Langtry Name Meaning

English: habitational name from places in Devon, Oxfordshire, and Lancashire called Langtree, from Old English lang, long ‘long’, ‘tall’ + treow ‘tree’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Langley, Langton, Langston, Lant, Santry, Danbury, Lingard, Banbury

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Langtry Family Origin

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Langtry Family Occupations

What did your Langtry ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Architect surveyor and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Langtry. 4% of Langtry men worked as an Architect surveyor and 42% of Langtry women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Langtry were Butcher (shop Keeper) and Domestic Worker

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Architect surveyor
    4%
  • Bookkeeper Steels
    4%
  • Boot Repairer (masler)
    4%
  • Butcher (shop Keeper)
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    42%
  • Private Means
    7%
  • Companion
    5%
  • Domestic Worker
    5%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Langtry Historical Records

What Langtry family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Langtry. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Langtry census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Langtry

Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Langtry. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 564 military records available for the last name Langtry. For the veterans among your Langtry ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Langtry Life Expectancy

What is the average Langtry lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Langtry life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Langtry in 1960 was 57, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Langtry

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Langtry ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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